08/01/14 2:30pm

Wealthiest person by state via Movato Real Estate

You can usually tell where the rich folks live in any neighborhood like in Alexandria, Virginia but, what about the richest person living in their state? Movato Real Estate, which has posted some interesting items before, wanted to find out.

Movato’s Chief Armchair Economist Chris Kolmar wanted to find out the answer to these questions:

“So how did they get to where they are? Are they all self-made entrepreneurs, or were they just lucky? Do they hoard all that wealth, or do they give back?”

What he found was is that these folks elite are a mix of entrepreneurs and those who inherited grand wealth.

Click this link to find out more and to play around with an interactive version of the above map and learn more about these wealthy people.

08/01/14 11:39am

The Southern Towers Farmers Market vendors provide the best in local, national, international and exotic produce. The Farmer’s Market is located at 4901 Seminary Road in the Seminary Hill/Beauregard neighborhood.

Eat Fresh…Be Healthy!

For more community events, visit our community events calendar. Do you have an event you’d like to add? Email me at this link.

08/01/14 11:32am

The Del Ray Farmers Market is a year round farmers market that offers a wide range of selections, including vegetables, produce, and really GREAT eggs. The market runs from 8:00 AM – 12:00 noon year round at the intersection of Mt. Vernon Ave. and Oxford Ave in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia.

For more information about this farmer’s market visit this link. Eat Fresh – Eat Healthy!

For more community events, visit our community events calendar. Do you have an event you’d like to add? Email me at this link.

08/01/14 11:24am

These guys were GREAT when they performed in John Carlyle Square Park last summer. They will be performing at Market Square tonight in front of City Hall at 7:30 PM.  Bring a folding chair or sit around the fountain or benches in front of City Hall.

Sudden M Pac Band is a group of seasoned music professionals who together make up decades of musical experience. They all share one thing in common—keeping classic soul and R&B alive. Sudden M Pac Band is an all R&B and Soul band who are steadily winning fans and devotees wherever they seem to play.

Sudden M Pac Band performs at John Carlyle Square Park on July 11, 2013

08/01/14 11:16am
Condominium for sale in the Parker Gray area of Alexandria, Virginia

There are dozens of homes for sale with open houses in Alexandria, Virginia scheduled for this weekend, August 2-3, 2014. You can view them at this link. Rentals with open houses are at this link.

Looking for a home in the Alexandria, Virginia area? Click this link to see the area’s best homes for sale and for rent with our listings.

Got a home to sell or rent? Add it to our listings at this link and get a beautiful, well-organized listing that works across PC, tablet and mobile in minutes.


08/01/14 8:50am

Reconstruction of the Metrorail system will continue over the weekend of August 1-3 with service adjustments for track work on the Red Line only beginning at 12:01 a.m. Saturday and continuing through system closing on Sunday. Buses will replace Red Line trains between NoMa-Gallaudet and Fort Totten.

Orange, Silver, Blue, Yellow and Green line trains will operate at regular weekend intervals.